Posts Tagged ‘1980s’
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RECENT MOVIE REVIEWS
 
Jessica Chastain stars as Anna Morales in A24's "A Most Violent Year," written and directed by J.C. Chandor

A Most Violent Year

There have been many pretenders to Sidney Lumet's vacant throne. Here is a thoroughly engrossing heir — with plenty of meat on its bones and ice in its veins.
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That’s My Boy

It's cliche, it's predictable, and at times it's even cringe-worthy. Yet, "That's My Boy" remains to be Sandler's best effort in years...thanks to Andy Samberg that is.

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The Heineken Kidnapping

"The Heineken Kidnapping" is the Dutch equivalent of our "Suicide Kings," except it's a true story.
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Big Miracle

A relatively engaging based-on-true-events fish movie, "Big Miracle" satisfies all of the requirements of the inspirational true story.

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Killer Elite

This meathead version of "Ronin" is clotted with complicated plot threads, but it's all cover for several cock-punching throwdowns. That's not necessarily bad.
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The Spate of ’80s Remakes

This week Joe and Chris yap about "Fright Night," "Conan the Barbarian" and the recent spate of '80s remakes.